Gary Danielson Biography
Gary Danielson is a retired American professional football player currently serving as a college football commentator for CBS Pittsburgh. Previously, he worked as a college football commentator for ABC Sports.
Gary Danielson Age
Gary Danielson was born on 10th September 1951, in Detroit, Michigan in the United States of America. He is 71 years old.
Gary Danielson Height
Gary stands at a height of 6 feet 2 inches (approx 1.88m).
Gary Danielson Family
He is a native of Detroit, Michigan in the United States. He is the proud son of his parents Daniel, his father, and Virginia, his mother. Despite being a popular former NFL quarterback, Gary has not revealed if he has any siblings due to his secretive nature.
Gary Danielson Wife
He is married to his beautiful wife, Kristy Danielson. The pair has been living under the same roof for at least three decades. Gary met Kristy at Purdue College where his father-in-law, George King was serving as the head basketball coach and athletic director. Gary and Kristy are blessed with four pretty children. Matt (one of his Children) played college football at Northwestern.
Gary Danielson Education
He attended Divine Child High School in Dearborn, Michigan, and graduated in 1969. While there, Gary played high school football under Tony Versaci. Later on, Gary matriculated at Purdue University where he graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in industrial management in 1973. Moreover, Gary holds a master’s degree in physical education from Purdue University since 1976.
Gary Danielson Salary
He receives an ample salary of $125,700 annually. This is according to CBS college football analysts’ salaries.
Gary Danielson Net Worth
Gary Danielson has managed to gather a decent fortune for himself over the years he has worked and has an estimated net worth of $9.2 million.
Gary Danielson Career
Since 2006, Gary has been serving as a CBS college football commentator. He commentates college football for CBS alongside Brad Nessler on the station’s main broadcast team during the telecast of the Southeastern Conference. Prior to joining CBS, he worked for ESPN and ABC as a college football analyst. Moreover, Gary also serves as the radio college football analyst for Paul Finebaum where he makes an appearance weekly during the college football season.
He has also worked as a part-time anchor/reporter during the off-season at WDIV-TV during his career in broadcasting. Prior to venturing fully into the broadcast career, Gary played as an NFL quarterback for Detroit Lions between 1976 to 1984. In addition, he also played for Cleveland Browns in 1985, 1987, and 1988.